Does medical marijuana work for pets? – Fox News

Medical marijuana research is at an all-time “high” these days and more states are moving toward legalizing the drug for its potential health benefits.
Scientists are studying its effects on a variety of conditions from seizure disorders to cancer, and even chronic pain. But can it be used on pets?

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We recently received this question from a viewer:
Hi Dr. Manny,
My dog has arthritis and takes daily medication that has a lot of side effects. I’ve been hearing about the potential for medical marijuana to help cure many ailments, but does it work on pets?
Thanks,
Brigette
Studies suggest compounds found in marijuana have medicinal properties.
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